New Directors/New Films 2008

Mar 26–Apr 6, 2008


Trouble the Water. 2008. USA. Directed by Tia Lessin, Carl Deal

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Tickets prices are $12 for the general public and $10 for Film Society and MoMA members. HBO Films Roundtable tickets are $10 for the general public and $6 for Film Society and MoMA members.

Organized by a selection committee comprising Jytte Jensen, Curator; Laurence Kardish, Senior Curator; and Rajendra Roy, The Celeste Bartos Chief Curator, Department of Film, The Museum of Modern Art; and Marian Masone, Associate Director of Programming; Joanna Ney, Producer, Arts Programming; and Richard Peña, Program Director, The Film Society of Lincoln Center.

New Directors/New Films is made possible through the generosity of The Irene Diamond Fund. The festival is sponsored by Stella Artois. Additional support is provided by Kenneth Kuchin, Maxell, HBO Films, Film Society of Lincoln Center Young Friends of Film, The Junior Associates of The Museum of Modern Art, HBO Documentary Films, public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a State Agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Special thanks to the Helmsley Park Lane Hotel.


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